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C. P. Snow

C. P. SnowAKA Charles Percy Snow

Born: 15-Oct-1905
Birthplace: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
Died: 1-Jul-1980
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution

Father: William Edward Snow
Mother: Ada Sophia Robinson
Wife: Pamela Hansford Johnson (novelist, m. 14-Jul-1950, one son, until his death)
Son: Philip Charles Hansford Snow

    University: BA, Leicester University
    University: PhD Physics, Cambridge University (1930)
    Scholar: Fellow, Christ's College, Cambridge University

    Commander of the British Empire 1943
    Knighthood 1957
    Life Peerage Baron Snow (1964)

Author of books:
Death under Sail (1932, novel)
Strangers and Brothers (1940-70, novels, 11 vols.)
The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution (1959, nonfiction)
Second Look (1964, nonfiction)
Public Affairs (1971, essays)
In Their Wisdom (1974, novel)
Trollope: His Life and Art (1975, biography)
Coat of Varnish (1979, novel)
Realists: Eight Portraits (1979, criticism)

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